Songs About the Commonwealth

Jan. 4, 2018
Blog
Column
Writer: Chaz Cozens (HopelessCase)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Royal TourRoaring LionBeltwayBandit
2Hit Me With Your Rhythm StickIan Dury & the BlockheadsFatherChewyLouie
3I've Been EverywhereGeoff Mackmikedow
4I've Been EverywhereRajiv Rajarambllckchps
5Gambia-ZambiaSuper EaglesLyntonCrosby
6ZambeziThe PiranhasMussoliniheadkick
7Ghana Guinea MaliE.T. MensahGreatGrendel
8MozambiqueTrafficWordChazer
9Des Mera RangrezIndian OceanRavi Raman
10Van Diemen's LandSteeleye Spangrisgris
11He's on the BeachKirsty MacCollSnoopDogStevens
12Isa LeiThe SeekersNaguchi
13Far Far AwaySlademisterbadexample
14Hurricane RoomThe BlessingDarceysDad
15Dreadlock Holiday10ccsuzi
16God Save the QueenQueenajostu

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1We'll Rant and We'll Roar (Like True Newfoundlanders)Great Big Seaphilipphilip99
2Up in CanadaThe Sheepdogsmisterbadexample
3Orinoco FlowEnyaBlackCombe
4Funky NassauThe Beginning of the Endgordonimmel
5BarbadosTypically Tropicalmutty meme
6AustraliaThe KinksBeltwayBandit
7Sir Garfield SobersMighty SparrowBeltwayBandit
8Qu'appelle Valley SaskatchewanBuffy Sainte-MarieGreatGrendel
9South AustraliaThe Poguesbllckchps
10CanadaLowhappyclapper
11The Log Drivers' WaltzKate and Anna McGarriglealbertasaurus
12She's Called Nova ScotiaRita McNeilNaguchi
13Hunting Togers Out in IndiaBonzo Dog Doo-Dah Bandbillyin
14Red River ValleyStevie Nicks & Chris Isaakmoggscreek
15CaledoniaDougie McLeanGoldie Dee

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Author: Marconius

Marconius is the creator of this index and also hosts a travel blog and a political blog. He is retired after 40 years in broadcast television. He lives in suburban Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada with his wife. They are the parents of two adult children and proud grandparents of two wonderful grandchildren.

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